Building for peace

U.S. Army engineers in Europe, 1945-1991
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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Center of Military History, United States Army , Washington D.C
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers -- History., Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Eu

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StatementRobert P. Grathwol, Donita M. Moorhus.
ContributionsMoorhus, Donita M., 1942-
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LC ClassificationsUG23 .G73 2005
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL3402606M
LC Control Number2005017556

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John Paul Lederach is a senior fellow at Humanity United and professor emeritus of international peacebuilding at the University of Notre Dame. He is also the co-founder and first director of the Eastern Mennonite University’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding. In he won the Niwano Peace Foundation Peace Prize.

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Summary of The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace by John Paul Lederach Summary written by Michelle Maiese, Conflict Research Consortium Note: We also have a shorter review and another summary that is quite different in focus.

Citation: Lederach, John Paul. The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace. Oxford, MA: Oxford University Press. Justice in Conflict The Effects of the International Criminal Court's Interventions on Ending Wars and Building Peace Mark Kersten.

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